Authors Posts by Steven Kotsokalis, OD

Steven Kotsokalis, OD

Hello! My name is Stefanos “Steven” Kotsokalis. I’m born and raised in Charlotte, NC which is where I currently practice. I graduated from North Carolina State University and went to optometry school at Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University. In 2017, I completed a residency with an emphasis on ocular disease at the W.G. (Bill) Hefner VA Medical Center. When I’m not taking care of patients, I enjoy spending time outdoors and staying active.
5 Serious Complications From Overwearing Contact Lenses
Contact lenses are a fantastic alternative to glasses. In fact, they allow an estimated 125 million people around the world to enjoy a full field of vision, better comfort, and more flexibility. Plus, they can be worn for the correction of nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, presbyopia, and several corneal diseases. To get the most...
Best Dry Eye Masks for Warm Compress (2020)
Do your eyes ever burn, water, or feel gritty? Do they feel dry at the end of the day? If so, you may be suffering from evaporative dry eye disease. To best combat this condition, there are several brands of dry eye masks that you can use to perform a warm compress of your eyelids. In this...